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Scores
Standings
CHW
@BOS
9
5
CLE
@NYY
3
11
SLB
@PHA
10
9
DET
@WSH
7
1
BRO
@CHC
4
14
BSN
@CIN
3
4
NYG
@PIT
2
1
PHI
@STL
3
5
Wednesday, May 16, 1951,
, Forbes Field
Attendance: 24,103, Time of Game: 2:37
Giants
2
14-16
 Won 1 
7th, 3 GB
at Pirates
1
13-13
 Lost 1 
3rd, 2 GB
W: Jim Hearn (3-2)
L: Junior Walsh (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          1  0  0   0  1  0   0  0  0    2  8  0
Pirates         0  1  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  5  0
RetroSheet has deduced an incomplete play-by-play account of this game.

New York Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Eddie Stanky 2B 4 0 0 0 1 0 5 .295 .432 .473 .905 3 5
Al Dark SS 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 .368 .424 .561 .985 2 4
Bobby Thomson CF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .223 .319 .438 .757 0 0 CS
Ray Noble C 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .284 .324 .493 .816 3 0 2B
Monte Irvin 1B 2 0 1 0 2 0 4 .284 .455 .412 .867 13 1
Whitey Lockman LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 4 .290 .348 .371 .719 2 1
Clint Hartung RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .227 .227 .273 .500 2 0 2B
   Spider Jorgensen RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .310 .395 .704 0 0
Hank Thompson 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .274 .389 .474 .863 1 2
Jim Hearn P 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .214 .267 .214 .481 1 1
Team Totals 33 2 8 2 6 4 39 .242 .359 .303 .662 27 14
2B: R Noble (2); C Hartung (1).
TB: C Hartung 3; A Dark 2; R Noble 2; W Lockman; M Irvin; J Hearn.
RBI: W Lockman (12); R Noble (16).
Team LOB: 10.
Fielding
DP: 2. H Thompson-E Stanky-M Irvin; W Lockman-E Stanky-R Noble.
Baserunning
CS: B Thomson (1).

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS PO A
Pete Castiglione SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .368 .379 .544 .923 2 2 GDP
George Metkovich CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .263 .324 .374 .698 4 0
Gus Bell RF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .282 .336 .418 .754 0 0
Ralph Kiner 1B 3 1 3 0 0 0 3 .312 .443 .570 1.013 8 0 3B,2B
Wally Westlake 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .269 .313 .603 .916 3 2
Ted Beard LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .186 .300 .279 .579 4 0
George Strickland 2B 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .194 .272 .333 .605 2 1
Clyde McCullough C 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .222 .314 .267 .580 4 2
Joe Muir P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1
   Junior Walsh P 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000 .667 .000 .667 0 1
   Dale Long PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .222 .556 .778
   Bob Friend P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
   Danny Murtaugh PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214 .214 .214 .429
Team Totals 29 1 5 1 1 2 30 .172 .200 .276 .476 27 10
2B: R Kiner (5).
3B: R Kiner (2).
TB: R Kiner 6; P Castiglione; G Bell.
GIDP: P Castiglione (2).
RBI: G Strickland (13).
Team LOB: 2.
Fielding
DP: 1. C McCullough-G Strickland.

New York Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Jim Hearn, W (3-2) 9 5 1 1 1 2 0 3.83 30 74
Team Totals 9 5 1 1 1 2 0 1.00 30 74

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc
Joe Muir 1.2 3 1 1 2 0 0 2.76 10 43
Junior Walsh, L (0-1) 4.1 5 1 1 1 2 0 3.48 18
Bob Friend 3 0 0 0 3 2 0 3.00 11
Team Totals 9 8 2 2 6 4 0 2.00 39 43
Balks: None.
WP: J Muir (1); J Walsh (1).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Artie Gore, 1B - Bill Stewart, 2B - (none), 3B - Jocko Conlan.
Time of Game: 2:37.
Attendance: 24,103.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Giants         Pittsburgh Pirates
1 Eddie Stanky 2B 1 Pete Castiglione SS
2 Al Dark SS 2 George Metkovich CF
3 Bobby Thomson CF 3 Gus Bell RF
4 Ray Noble C 4 Ralph Kiner 1B
5 Monte Irvin 1B 5 Wally Westlake 3B
6 Whitey Lockman LF 6 Ted Beard LF
7 Clint Hartung RF 7 George Strickland 2B
8 Hank Thompson 3B 8 Clyde McCullough C
9 Jim Hearn P 9 Joe Muir P

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